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Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Women's Shot Put Qualifying Round

Athletics at the 1948 Summer Games: Next Summer Games


Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
Date Started: August 4, 1948
Date Finished: August 4, 1948
Format: Top 12 and ties and all those reaching 12.30 metres advanced to the final.

Gold: FRA Micheline Ostermeyer
Silver: ITA Amelia Piccinini
Bronze: AUT Ine Schäffer
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Qualifying Round

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
NP Micheline Ostermeyer 25 France FRA 13.140 QU/OR
NP Eivor Olson 25 Sweden SWE 12.620 QU
NP Bevis Reid 29 Great Britain GBR 12.570 QU
NP Amelia Piccinini 31 Italy ITA QU
NP Ine Schäffer 25 Austria AUT QU
NP Paulette Veste 20 France FRA QU
NP Jaroslava Křítková-Komárková 21 Czechoslovakia TCH QU
NP Anni Bruk 24 Austria AUT QU
NP Marija Radosavljević 21 Yugoslavia YUG QU
NP Ingeborg Mello 29 Argentina ARG QU
NP Paulette Laurent 22 France FRA QU
NP Marianne Schläger 27 Austria AUT QU
NP Elisabeth Müller 22 Brazil BRA 11.870 DNQ
NP Frances Kaszubski 32 United States USA 11.310 DNQ
NP Ans Panhorst-Niesink 29 Netherlands NED 11.180 DNQ
NP Dorothy Dodson 29 United States USA 11.055 DNQ
NP Elspeth Whyte 21 Great Britain GBR 10.755 DNQ
NP Liv Paulsen 22 Norway NOR 10.200 DNQ
NP Margaret Birtwhistle 23 Great Britain GBR 9.740 DNQ